Mikel Obi confirms his return to super Eagles for Afcon 2019 in Eypyt


John Mikel Obi has confirmed his return to Nigeria’s AFCON super Eagles for next month Africa cup of nations in Egypt.

The Middlesbrough’s midfielder last played for Nigerian at the 2018, World cup in Russia and he didn’t play a path in the qualifier for this Year’s nation cup.

Confirming the news, a top team official said: ” Mikel has met with Coach Gernot Rohr in England and has confirmed he will feature at the nations cup Egypt.

This comes after the head coach of the super Eagles Gerhnot Rohr had a chat with the former Chelsea star ahead of the cup of Nation.

Mikel has won 85 caps for Nigeria and also has 6 goals since his full international debut in 2005 against Libya.



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